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Accident: 107444.015 - Employee'S Eye Is Punctured By Ricocheting Nail

Accident: 107444.015 -- Report ID: 0950644 -- Event Date: 07/05/2018
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1330943.01507/18/2018Gdt Framing
At 10:00 a.m. on July 5, 2018, Employee #1, employed by a framing construction company, was engaged in framing work at a two-story multifamily residential structure. He was using a hammer to nail a piece of hardware to the framing when a nail ricocheted and struck his eye. Emergency services transported the employee to the hospital, where he was admitted and treated for the puncture wound. Employee #1 required surgery to his eye.
Keywords: ppe, nail, residential construction, hand tool, eye, carpenter, framing, frame, wood erection, struck by, puncture
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Multi-family dwelling New project or new addition   2 20
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature
1 1330943.015 50 M Hospitalized injury Other

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